Use of prescription-refill records to assess patient compliance in taiwan
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHEN (Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Pharmacy, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chen (Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Huang (Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Aim: Lack of compliance with prescribed medication regimens contributes to preventable patient morbidity. The purpose of this study is to understand the refill behavior of patient and to know which factors contribute to the poor compliance. Methods: This study was a longitudinal survey. In a period of five months (June to October, 2004), we used.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.